The Life of General William Booth: The Founder of the Salvation Army, Volume 1

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Macmillan, 1920 - Salvationists - 987 pages

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OCLC: 382390
Related Subjects: Booth, William, -- 1829-1912. | Salvation Army.


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Page 432 - I baptize you with water, but .... he shall baptize you with the Holy Ghost and with fire,
Page 63 - Nay, but I yield, I yield ; I can hold out no more ; I sink, by dying love compelled, And own Thee conqueror.
Page 363 - There are three persons in the Godhead ; the Father, the Son, and the Holy Ghost ; and these three are one God, the same in substance, equal in power and glory.
Page 364 - We believe that it is the privilege of all believers to be 'wholly sanctified' and that 'their whole spirit and soul and body' may 'be preserved blameless unto the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ
Page 51 - TO BE CONVERTED, to be regenerated, to receive grace, to experience religion, to gain an assurance, are so many phrases which denote the process, gradual or sudden, by which a self hitherto divided, and consciously wrong inferior and unhappy, becomes unified and consciously right superior and happy, in consequence of its firmer hold upon religious realities.
Page 402 - Ye know the grace of our Lord Jesus Christ, who though he was rich, yet for our sakes became poor, that we through his poverty might be made rich
Page 363 - We believe that the Scriptures of the Old and New Testaments were given by inspiration of God and that they only constitute the Divine rule of Christian faith and practice.
Page 364 - We believe in the immortality of the soul in the resurrection of the body in the general judgment at the end of the world in the eternal happiness of the righteous and in the endless punishment of the wicked.
Page 342 - We had not then the measure of light upon this subject which subsequent events afforded, and we were afraid even to ask for a collection in such a locality. " Nevertheless, I did not answer discouragingly. After a momentary pause for thought and prayer, I replied, ' Well, if you feel you* ought to stay, stay. We have trusted the Lord once for our support, and we can trust Him again...
Page 363 - We believe that our first parents were created in a state of innocency but by their disobedience they lost their purity and happiness and that in consequence of their fall all men have become sinners totally depraved and as such are justly exposed to the wrath of God.

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